Mr. Chafki also occupies the function of Vice-President, Digital, Information Technology and Projects at Sollio Agriculture—a position he has held since 2016.
An engineer with a master’s degree in computer science and data science from the National Institute of Statistics and Applied Economics (INSEA) in Rabat in Morocco, Mr. Chafki also holds an MBA from HEC Montréal. Mr. Chafki’s strategic, pragmatic mindset has been strengthened through over 18 years of experience focused primarily on digital transformations, business intelligence and analytics, as well as implementing and operationalizing data governance. He built his expertise within companies such as Sollio Agriculture, Desjardins, VIA Rail Canada, Standard Life Canada and National Bank of Canada. He is one of the main architects of the digital platform AgConnexion, a farm management space designed to optimize operations by grouping all user tools together.